Chief Strategy Officer Speaker, Columnist

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About Alex Jiménez

Alex Jiménez is Chief Strategy Officer at Extractable, a strategic consulting, design, and data analytics agency focused on the future of financial services. Prior to joining Extractable, Alex managed strategic planning for the office of the CIO at Zions Bancorporation. He was instrumental in developing Zions’ digital transformation and payments strategy. Also, Alex led digital transformation at Rockland Trust, a community bank in Massachusetts. He managed the implementation of digital banking, a digital branch, digital customer service, social media, payments strategy, and the rebuilding of their website and all digital assets.

During his career, he has held positions in operations, process and project management, strategy development, marketing and customer experience at Rockland Trust, Bank of America, Fleet Bank, and CIGNA.

Alex has been recognized as one of the top social media influencers in fintech, innovation, regtech, wealth management, blockchain, and digital marketing by various organizations. He was the chair of the Consumer Bankers Association’s Digital Channel Committee and a member of the American Banking Association’s Fintech Committee. He has been published by The Financial Brand, Finovate, CFO Outlook, CIO Insights, and the Irish Tech news. He has been quoted in the Wall Street Journal, the Boston Globe, The Financial Brand, the American Banker and the Boston Business Journal.

Press & Media

Alex has been named as one of the top 100 global influencers in Financial Technology (FinTech) by Onalytica, Hot Topics/360Leaders, and by Jay Palter. He has been featured in the Boston Globe, the Irish Tech News and in the Independent Community Bankers of America’s (ICBA) Independent Banker. The ICBA named Alex Indie Banker of the Month, December 2015, for his work in innovation in banking. He has been published by The Financial Brand, and the Irish Tech News, and quoted in the Wall Street Journal, the Boston Globe, The Financial Brand, the American Banker and the Boston Business Journal. He has appeared in podcasts for BAI, Finaguide, and Tearsheet.

He’s spoken at various Financial Services conferences including CBA Live 2012-2015, NetFinance 2014-2017, Medios de Pagos LATAM Summit 2013, FIS’s Infoshare 2011 and 2012, BAI Payment Conference 2012, BAI Retail Delivery 2011, and Mobile Banking & Emerging Applications Summit 2011.

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Experience & Affiliations

  • Extractable

    Chief Strategy Officer

  • Zions Bancorporation

    Vice President, Senior Strategist

  • Rockland Trust

    SVP, Director of Digital Payments Innovation

  • Bank of America

    Senior Change Manager

  • FleetBoston Financial

    Strategic Business Consultant

  • Cigna

    Loss Control Consultant

Skills & Areas of Expertise

Operations Management
Portfolio Management
Process Improvement
Change Management
Process Improvement
Start-ups
Process Engineering
Business Development
Quality Management
Mergers & Acquisitions
Leadership Development
Strategy

Recent Posts

Talks With CRMNext

In preparation for a webinar Joe Salesky, CEO of CRMNext, and I conducted on April 29th, 2020, we had such a great chat that we ...
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Interview with Mantra Labs

I was interviewed by the Insurtech firm Mantra Labs for their InsurTalks interview series. The focus was about the impact of the COVID crisis and ...
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